Filed On: June 6, 2007.
BEFORE: Randolph, Garland, and Griffith, Circuit Judges
Upon consideration of the motion to dismiss, the response thereto, and the reply; the motion for leave to file surreply and the opposition thereto; and the lodged surreply, it is
ORDERED that the motion for leave to file surreply be denied. Surreplies are not permitted under the court's rules.See generally D.C. Cir. Rule 27(d). It is
FURTHER ORDERED that the motion to dismiss be denied. It is
FURTHER ORDERED, on the court's own motion, that appellant show cause, within thirty (30) days of the date of this order, why the district court's order denying the motion to reopen, entered January 5, 2007; and the district court's order denying the motion for reconsideration of the denial of the motion to reopen, entered January 22, 2007, should not be summarily affirmed. The response to the order to show cause may not exceed twenty (20) pages. Failure to comply with this order will result in dismissal of the appeal for lack of prosecution.See D.C. Cir. Rule 38.
The Clerk is directed to send a copy of this order to appellant both by certified mail, return receipt requested, and by first class mail.